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Jacob's Dream, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
Jacob's Dream, from the series of etchings Biblical Scenes, after the frescoes by Raphael in the Vatican Loggia
Date:
1638
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
13.2 x 17.7 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.37037
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

God, here represented by the Hebrew word 'Jehovah', at the top of a ladder which angels climb and descend as Jacob sleeps below.